Valium and your loved ones coming off of alcohol. Better safe than sorry.
90% of alcohol induced seizures occur within 48 hours after the last drink. Nevertheless, there is a small chance that a seizure will occur, even passed this window of time. What type of prevention is administrated?
When you withdrawal from alcohol you might feel anxious, depressed, or your heart may race. Those that have extensive alcohol abuse and goto the emergency room are typically handled very swiftly. The greatest health risk during alcohol withdrawal are seizures. it is estimated that the risk of death during alcohol withdrawal is between 1%-5%. During withdrawals you may experience something called delirium tremens (DTs) which is associated with confusion, hallucinations, a rapid heartbeat, and fever. (to name some) If a person is displaying signs of DTs than that person is much more likely to have severe complications. People who experience DTs have a 5%-25% mortality rate.
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